The artist is Aivazovsky
In the spring of 1836, Aivazovsky, who continued his studies at the Academy of Arts, was seconded to training sessions in the Baltic Fleet. The result of full -scale impressions was seven paintings, five of them were presented in the fall of the same year at the exhibition at the Academy, including them "Big raid in Kronstadt", academic "Type of part of Kronstadt with a sail of a stop -coat in a stormy weather".
During a visit to the exhibition, this canvas saw and. With. Pushkin, who praised the talent of Aivazovsky. The picture feels the influence of old Dutch masters. However, the critic "Art newspaper" noted a thorough study of nature and a promise in the future success in Marinist painting.
It was exhibited at the exhibition 1836 in IAX called "Type of part of Kronstadt with a sail of a stop -coat in a stormy weather".